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"If God is sovereign, then his lordship must extend over all of life, and it cannot be restricted to the walls of the church or within the Christian orbit." Abraham Kuyper Common Grace 1.1.

Thursday, 6 July 2017

New book by Bennie van der Walt

Thomas Aquinas and the Neo-Thomist Tradition: A Christian Philosophical Assessment
Potchefstroom: ICCA, 2017.
ISBN: 978-1-86822-685-6

Preface i
Introduction   iv
Chapter 1
The religious direction of the philosophy of Thomas Aquinas 1
Chapter 2
The idea of law as a key to the philosophy of the Catholic 'Doctor Communis’ 24
Chapter 3
An analysis of the ontology of the 'Summa Contra Gentiles"
(1261-1264) 44
Chapter 4
The Thomist anthropology and epistemology 66
Chapter 5
Divine providence in the philosophy of the ’Doctor Angelicus'.... 90
Chapter 6
Christianising Hellenism implies the Hellenisation of the Christian faith 128
Chapter 7
Seven centuries of Neo-Thomist thinking after Aquinas 159
Chapter 8
A problem-historical analysis of Neo-Thomist scholarship 176
Bibliographies of Chapter 1-8 198
Acknowledgments 229
Appendix: engravings illustrating the life of Aquinas

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Thanks for alerting us to this. It's such a shame that there is no easy way to get hold of van der Walt's books!